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  1. Werner R.

    Werner R.

    Creative Writing, Copy Writing, Poetry, Editing and TEFL

    Thailand - Last active: 3 months ago - Tests: 2

    Do you have a creative writing challenge, copy writing job or project you need assistance on? I do freelance writing, editing, .Net development and teaching English as a foreign language both in person as well as on Skype. My creative writing includes blogging, article writing, copy writing, erotic short story writing, editing and poetry. My poems have been published internationally in English and Afrikaans. They form part of anthologies, journals and local newspapers in both online format as well as in print. I would be honoured if you give me a chance to showcase my abilities as I'm still new here on the oDesk scene. Below are some links with samples of my writing or where others have referenced my articles: My blog: http://wreyneke.wordpress.com/ The two links below are articles/blogs in which other writers has cited my writing: http://www.ntskeptics.org/news/news2004-09-06.htm http://natacee.blogspot.com/2011/12/is-god-real.html Links to my published book on Amazon and Barnes & Noble: http://www.amazon.com/Thoughts-Thinker-Werner-Reyneke/dp/1411607775 http://www.barnesandnoble.com/c/werner-reyneke .

    $22.00 /hr
    52 hours
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  2. Coralie LATCHOUMANE

    Coralie LATCHOUMANE

    Communication/ Marketing: creative writing in foreign languages

    Mexico - Last active: 10 hours ago - Tests: 3

    WEB CONTENT EXPERT: - creative writer and SEO specialist (IT & web trends,e-advertising & e-marketing, tourism & culture, automobile, e-commerce etc) > currently editorial manager for http://rentabilisez.com/ - online marketing & communication manager (creative proposals to clients, newsletters, business plans for investors etc) - Community manager TRANSLATION: French (native) English (fluent, TOEFL) Mandarin chinese (intermediate HSK level 3): 6 years expatriated in China Spanish (fluent): 2 years in Latin America Portuguese (intermediate) TRAVEL: creative writing and blogging + Travel photography ( http://myreunionmyworld.weebly.com/) Traveled to 30+ countries including: China, India, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos, Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapor, Philippines, Bali, Korea, Japan, Mauritius, Madagascar, Reunion, France, Italy, Spain, UK, USA, Mexico, Central America, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Brazil PROJECT AND EVENT MANAGEMENT (experience: 5+ years) - International Event Management : experience at Olympic Games (Beijing 2008, London 2012), Shanghai 2010 World Expo - Corporate events for international brands and sponsors - Communication and Public relation - Hospitality and Tourism Management

    $20.00 /hr
    366 hours
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  3. Evgeniy Tolyshev

    Evgeniy Tolyshev

    Content Writing/Creative Writing

    Poland - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 5

    I am working as Public Relations Manager in Brain House. Studied in Lazarski University, International Relations department and Petro Mohila Black Sea State University, Philology. My specialization is creative and content writing, translations from English and into English. Have a rich experience in writing essays and articles on wide range of topics. Besides that I have an experience in audio recording. I am interested in the security field, book writing and business management.

    $25.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  4. Vanessa Cal

    Vanessa Cal

    VA, Creative Writing, Recruitment, Marketing, Admin Support

    Philippines - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 4 - Portfolio: 3

    As a freelancer, I can say that I am fast, honest & responsible. I can handle confidential matters. I'm paying attention with details because I believe that quality is an absolute must. I'm an experienced Virtual Assistant who can work independently with less supervision. I'm computer literate and with good interpersonal skills. I admit that I don't know everything but I'm a very eager to deepen my knowledge and a fast learner. I know how to meet deadline since I worked in Cargo Handling company. I acted there as a secretary to my manager, accounting support, HR support & I do hourly and daily reporting. I'm also the one who supervise some of the orientation & company seminars. I learned the essence of a "smooth" going operation. I'm also into Sales & Marketing as an Area Coordinator/ Team Leader/ Sampler. I'm expert in Research & Development. I clearly understand how to extract the information from the internet & I can do it comprehensively. As a tutor, I do various kind of writings - literary pieces, business letters, scripts etc. I also have a Call Center Training. I am fluent in English both in speaking and writing. I am offering: 1.) Creative Writing 2.) Virtual Assistance 3.) Data Entry 4.) Research & Development 5.) English Tutorial 6.) Administrative Support 7.) Tagalog - English Translation 8.) Recruitment 9.) Marketing 10.) Transcription These are just an overview of what I can do. I hope to make a contribution on your team/ company. Kudos everyone! :)

    $10.00 /hr
    704 hours
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  5. Carolina Freire

    Carolina Freire

    Professional Writer and Translator

    United States - Last active: 2 days ago - Tests: 1

    Brazilian American writer and translator with over 10 years of professional experience. I am a native Portuguese speaker and a published author. As a writer, I specialize in copywriting, article writing and website content & curation, but I can accommodate a wide variety of writing requirements. As a translator, I have assisted companies with cultural assessment and adaptation, translation of marketing collateral, linguistic testing & QA and software localization. My goal is to build long-term relationships with clients by delivering high-quality work.

    $40.00 /hr
    702 hours
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  6. Jenna Black

    Jenna Black

    Digital Marketer, Writer, Blogger and Social Media Manager

    Australia - Last active: 6 days ago - Tests: 4

    DIGITAL MARKETER, WRITER AND SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER: I have over 8 years experience as a digital marketer and strategist, including social media management. I've previously been the head of digital marketing at a global fashion brand - consistently turning over 6 figures a month. I have worked for numerous online businesses to ensure their brand is represented and marketed to the right audience. It's truly my passion. My skills include: Digital strategy and marketing Digital content production E-commerce management Social media management across all platforms Branding and advertising FREELANCE WRITER AND BLOGGER: I have over 10 years experience as a freelance writer working for some of the worlds leading content websites and magazines. I specialise in digital marketing, health and fashion but I am always open and capable to cover all topics and areas. I have produced content for: Rescu.com.au Mo Luxury Holistchic.com Fashion Trend magazine Happiness and Wellbeing magazine ZANEROBE menswear Lost at E Minor Acromobile + more! I am confident I can help take your business to new heights online!

    $35.00 /hr
    309 hours
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  7. Billy Chappell

    Billy Chappell

    Content Marketing Director & Producer

    United States - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 2

    I'm a professional writer that specializes in using copywriting, public relations and content-related marketing tactics to capitalize on my best-in-industry writing. Throughout my career, I've also served in marketing leadership roles, including Marketing Director at Wake Documents, and proven my ability to lead creative teams through the development, implementation and execution of comprehensive campaigns.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  8. Signe Jorgenson

    Signe Jorgenson

    Writer & Editor

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

    Signe Jorgenson is a writer, developmental editor, copyeditor, and proofreader with fifteen years' experience as a writer and five years' formal experience as a copyeditor and proofreader. She is Co-Editor in Chief and Nonfiction Editor at both Pebblebrook Press and Stoneboat Literary Journal. She was a tenured professor at a small college and taught university-level grammar, creative writing, technical writing, and composition courses for ten years before becoming a full-time freelancer. Through her work with Stoneboat, she has edited pieces by Robert Vivian, Philip Dacey, Mariko Nagai, Simon Perchik, Joyce Dyer, and James Grabill. She has also interviewed Chad Harbach. Signe provides a variety of editorial services. She offers professional critiques of literary fiction and nonfiction with tangible suggestions for revision; she also also helps writers to develop and refine manuscripts at any stage of the writing process. She works with writers and agents to prepare manuscripts for submission and publication, and also copyedits and proofreads articles, manuscripts, dissertations,and everything in between for clarity and coherence. In addition to editing, Signe writes blog and social media posts, scholarly articles, journalistic pieces, resumés, web content, and creative work. Her essays and poetry have appeared in numerous literary journals, including Sonora Review, Fugue, Dos Passos Review, Oyez Review, and Steam Ticket. She earned an MFA in creative writing (nonfiction emphasis) from the University of Alaska Anchorage, and samples of her creative work can be found online at www.signejorgenson.com.

    $35.00 /hr
    0 hours
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  9. Natalie F.

    Natalie F.

    Editor specializing in notes and bibliographies

    United States - Last active: 2 months ago - Tests: 3

    Experienced editor specializing in footnotes, end notes, and bibliographies. Will create, format, edit, and/or proofread the reference sections of your project with precision and the highest attention to detail. I format according to the Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition and also can format for Turabian style, house style, or personal specifications so long as Chicago is the foundation. I currently work as a proofreader for Moody Publishers and freelance edit for HarperCollins Christian Publishers, Baker Academic and Brazos Press. My private clients include seminary students writing papers and theses as well as authors with books contracted to traditional houses.

    $25.00 /hr
    7 hours
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  10. Azhur Saleem

    Azhur Saleem

    Video Producer and Director

    United Kingdom - Last active: 22 days ago

    I am a skilled filmmaker with the ability to work independently as a self-shooter or organise and manage a team for more complex shoots. I have a strong cinematic eye which helps to make my work stand out as strong commercial products. I am a graduate of the world-renowned London Film School and have since worked with clients such as Hyundai Motors, Ford Motors, Microsoft Advertising, WaterAid, NBC, BBC and HBO Films. I have won a number of awards internationally for my work. www.azhursaleem.com

    $80.00 /hr
    0 hours
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